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Symptoms|Treatments|Side effects|Causes

136 treatments sorted by (?)
treatmentmember ratings (num votes)
Isotretinoin (Roaccutane, Accutane)
(144)
acutane
(16)
Paleo Diet
(87)
Roaccutane
(12)
Bactrim
(34)
No gluten
(108)
Clindamyacin phosphate gel
(27)
No sugar
(128)
Azelaic acid
(7)
No dairy
(183)
Diane 35
(31)
having a good skincare routine
(24)
Avoid touching face
(437)
Ketogenic Diet
(15)
eliminating comedogenic ingredients from skincare routine
(14)
Sit out in the sun with the affected area exposed for at least 15 minutes in the day
(203)
Benzoyl Peroxide Cream %10
(81)
Stridex Pads
(2)
Epiduo Gel
(22)
Tretinoin
(9)
Retin A
(211)
Ziana
(5)
Doryx (Doxycycline)
(118)
Birth control pill / Balance hormones
(226)
Washing face
(625)
No Chocolate
(13)
Clindamycin1% dabber
(106)
Retinol Oral Supplementation
(9)
Washing pillowcases regularly
(235)
No fast food
(171)
Spironolactone
(18)
PhotoDynamic Therapy
(16)
Tetracycline
(248)
Zinc soap
(6)
Benzoyl peroxide 2.5%
(449)
foot bath with baking soda
(1)
bikram yoga
(1)
Rosac
(9)
Cipro
(1)
Sotret
(1)
Organic Peppermint tea daily/almost daily
(1)
Acnutrol Pills
(1)
Duac Gel
(53)
Ole Henriksen products
(10)
White vinegar
(13)
Exuviance Vespera Serum
(2)
Helminthic therapy
(2)
Tazorac
(16)
Benzaclin
(61)
Azelex
(8)
Metrogel
(11)
Zinc cream
(20)
Sulfur Powder
(26)
No Soda
(3)
Cut Alcohol
(6)
Glycolic acid
(12)
Placing clean towel on pillow each night
(48)
Drink a lot of water
(51)
Pantothenic acid
(28)
Amoxicillin
(25)
Acnetrex
(4)
Magnesium before bed
(1)
Mychelle clear skin serum
(11)
AcZone
(8)
Antibiotic cream
(101)
fresh washcloth each day
(6)
Dr. Hauschka Natural Skin Care
(26)
Hydrocortisone cream
(27)
Mario Bedescu Drying Lotion
(27)
Using fresh aloe vera leaves on skin
(41)
Salicylic acid
(390)
"Cleanance K" by Avene
(25)
Vaccination with individually developed vaccine
(4)
Gamma Linolenic Acid
(4)
Vicco Turmeric Skin Cream
(1)
Avoid Nightshade vegetables
(1)
Stievia-A Cream .025%
(12)
Blemish potion
(27)
OBAGI
(16)
Urine therapy
(6)
Aveeno Skin Brightening Daily Scrub
(6)
Erythromycin topical solution
(56)
Dr. Andrew Weil for Origins
(14)
Acne Free
(50)
fish oil
(3)
Evening Primrose Oil
(8)
Chemical-free, vegan cosmetics / personal care products
(112)
Differin Gel
(42)
Avoiding pork
(17)
Aromatherapy
(17)
Clay Mask
(17)
N-acetylcysteine
(9)
avoid spicy food
(10)
Aloe Vera Soap
(19)
African Black Soap
(28)
Witch hazel
(6)
Vitamin D
(49)
Vegan diet
(85)
Aveda Enbrightenment Wash
(8)
Burt's Bees blemish stick
(13)
Pregnancy
(24)
Air Purifier
(25)
Oil Cleansing Method
(64)
Zinc
(122)
Vitamin D3
(124)
Cetaphil for sensitive skin
(175)
Post-Sleep Saliva on affected area
(2)
Purpose Gentle Cleansing Bar
(45)
No eggs
(34)
Bert's Bees Cleansing Milk
(12)
Kumkumadi Lepana
(1)
mother dirt probiotic spray
(1)
Veltin
(1)
Neutrogena Rapid Wrinkle Repair
(1)
Antioxidants
(1)
Washing face with baking soda
(17)
Honey
(92)
Aging (improvement after around age 19)
(271)
Flax Oil
(56)
Alpha Hydroxy Acid
(38)
Tea tree oil
(261)
Jojoba Oil
(15)
Apple cider vinegar tonic
(85)
Exercise
(232)
Proactiv
(233)
St. Ives Apricot Scrub
(174)
Using nothing but water on face
(155)
Murad AcneComplex
(53)
Hydrogen peroxide
(115)
Toothpaste on acne
(174)
Sauna
(44)
Rubbing Alcohol
(138)
Emu Oil
(11)
Bar soap
(200)
Clearasil Stayclear
(185)
Not washing face at all
(26)

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